How to Uninstall or Install xphoon Ubuntu 22.04

Updated: August 26, 2022

xphoon sets the X root window to a picture of the moon in its current phase, including the partial lighting of the dark side by reflected earthlight. Picture is a monochrome dithered bitmap which is calculated via mathematical formulae. It keeps running on background updating the picture accordingly as time goes by. In this tutorial, I will show you ways to install xphoon Ubuntu 22.04.

Requirements

  • Operating system: Ubuntu 22.04 or older versions with more than 2GB RAM
  • Privileges: Make sure that you can run the sudo commands line.

Prerequisites to install xphoon on Ubuntu 22.04

Install xphoon Ubuntu 22.04

xphoon is one of the popular ways on Ubuntu now so that this tutorial will show you how to install it in various ways. Choose the one you believe is simple and easy to follow.

Install xphoon using APT

This is a popular method for installing Ubuntu packages since it’s simple to understand, even if you’re new to Linux. Following these steps to install xphoon on your Ubuntu 22.04.

Step 1: You must update the APT package repository cache before attempting to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launch the terminal and enter the following Linux command:

sudo apt update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install xphoon Ubuntu by pasting this command into the terminal and pressing Enter.

sudo apt install xphoon

Install xphoon using Aptitude

With Aptitude, users can view a list of available packages and manage their installation, upgrade, and removal of packages. If you didn’t install it on Ubuntu, you need to install it by executing this command.

sudo apt -y install aptitude

After that, you can now install xphoon, just following these steps:

Step 1: The APT package repository cache needs to be updated before you try to install, update, or remove any packages. Update the APT database to fetch new packages from Ubuntu. Launching the terminal and entering the following Linux command:

sudo apt-get -y update

Step 2: Install the package on Ubuntu 22.04. After updating, you can install xphoon Ubuntu by executing this command in the terminal.

sudo aptitude install xphoon

Uninstall xphoon on Ubuntu 22.04

Have you ever considered how difficult it is to uninstall an application from Ubuntu? You are mistaken; anyone, not just package administrators, can easily uninstall any program.

You can uninstall xphoon on Ubuntu by running this command if you installed it using APT or Aptitude.

sudo apt remove --auto-remove xphoon

To uninstall xphoon and remove its data and dependencies, you can also use the following command:

sudo apt autoremove --purge xphoon

Summary

In this guide, I showed you ways to install xphoon on Ubuntu 22.04 and some ways to uninstall xphoon too. If you need any help, don’t hesitate to contact me. I’m very glad to answer them.